Teddy Swims – “Playing Games (Summer Walker Cover)”

Summer Walker’s Over It album favorite, “Playing Games,” is one of those timeless, stuck-on-repeat kind of records and various artists have attempted this track but few do it justice. Georgia native Teddy Swims, last featured for his cover of India Arie’s “Beautiful Surprise” and a recent highlight on Blackaphillyated’s #ArtisttoWatch, returns with his sure-fire cover of this inexorable hit record. It’s a beautiful twisted fantasy … Continue reading Teddy Swims – “Playing Games (Summer Walker Cover)”

Teddy Swims Delivers a Soulfully Stunning Cover of India Arie’s “Beautiful Surprise”

Soul music is personal, not only for its creators but for its partakers. American singer and songwriter Teddy Swims releases this captivating cover of India Arie’s “Beautiful Surprise,” a nostalgic choice. His raw and well-ranged delivery bleeds through with an eyes-closed body-swaying fervor. However, the Atlanta, GA native wasn’t always revered for his singing. He’s dipped into genres pools of everything from 80’s hair metal … Continue reading Teddy Swims Delivers a Soulfully Stunning Cover of India Arie’s “Beautiful Surprise”

Artists to Watch 2020

Kiyanne: To new fans, Kiyanne is the fiery Love and Hip Hop New York reality star but to her true fans she’s revered as an undeniably skilled MC who’s known for annihilating her competition in 60 second freestyles over instrumentals such as Ella Mai’s “Boo’d Up,” Lil Pumps “Gucci Gang” and DMX’s “What They Really Want” to name a few. She’s a gritty emcee that … Continue reading Artists to Watch 2020

Miss Ikonic’s Dream List of Artist Collaborations, Part 2

In a world of perfect musical collaborations, I would love to hear the following artists create music together. The DJ Khaled’s and Missy Elliot’s of the world have this level of artist collaborative power, thus hopefully they see this. Below I have included a super ikonic list that includes mainstream artists and of course indie artists as well. We all have our favorite artists that … Continue reading Miss Ikonic’s Dream List of Artist Collaborations, Part 2